Press Release: PERQ Brings Innovative Guided Shopping Platform to Furniture First Members

By: Felicia Savage

Furniture First members to benefit from award-winning online guided shopping platform, which makes it easier for retailers to meet the expectations of today’s online furniture shoppers by created connected, engaging shopping experiences.Furniture First Members

PERQ, experts in online consumer engagement and behavior, have joined the Furniture First Service Partner program and announced that they are offering Furniture First retail members a negotiated discounted rate for their award-winning online guided shopping experience platform. PERQ’s platform helps furniture businesses offer a more personalized, user-friendly shopping experience to its customers, helping to drive more consumers into their showrooms. Retailer websites using PERQ’s online guided shopping platform are seeing a 3x increase in time on site and experiencing a 6,180% lift in ROI from their websites.


“PERQ is a great fit for our group.”

— Andrew Kauffman, CEO of Furniture First



“PERQ’s technology will help our member retailers connect with their customers and bring them in to their stores by creating personalized, one-to-one interactions online,” said Andrew Kauffman, CEO of Furniture First. “It’s a great fit for our group since it’s easy to implement and works with a variety of website platforms. Our retailers can offer interactive experiences to shoppers at almost the push of a button”


The program brings Furniture First members proven technology that creates a unique online experience and helps them stand out against other furniture websites by adding just a simple line of code to the website and requires absolutely no website redesign.


“We’re thrilled to be part of the Furniture First partner program and are excited to help its members transform their existing websites into truly successful marketing platforms,” said Scott Hill, PERQ’s Executive Chairman & Co-Founder. “What we do for our retailer partners is really very simple: we enable them to replicate successful showroom tactics online, engaging consumers by creating one-to-one conversations and personalizing their shopping experiences – which results in moving them down the buying funnel and bringing them into the showroom.”


PERQ also works hard to quantify the results for its customers, giving them the data they need to understand how much business can be attributed to their website (see recent case study of Gallery Furniture and Knight Furniture).